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National Insurance NICL Recruitment 2017 for AO (Generalist)

NICL Recruitment of 205 Administrative Officers (Generalists) Scale I

NICL (National Insurance Company Limited) has published the official Notification for the Recruitment of 205 Administrative Officers under the Scale-I Grade

Eligible candidates can apply online for the above recruitment from the official website of National Insurance Company Limited - Click here

NICL is the subsidiary of General Insurance Company Limited. Recently it has published the notification for Recruitment of Administrative officer as a Generalist under the Grade of Officer Scale-I

NICL Recruitment 2017 Vacancy Details

Name of the Posts: Administrative Officers (Generalist)

No. of Posts: 205 Posts [OBC – 45, SC – 31, ST – 16, HI-02, OC – 02, VI – 02]

Age Limit

The age of the applicant will be calculated as on 01st March 2017. Candidates must have the Age between 21 years (Minimum) and 30 years (Maximum). It means candidate must have been born not earlier than 02nd March 1987 and not later than 01st March 1996 (both dates inclusive)

NICL Recruitment 2017 Eligibility


A candidate applying for recruitment in the Company must be either: (a) a citizen of India, or (b) a subject of Nepal, or (c) a subject of Bhutan, or (d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st Jan. 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or (e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India

Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Govt. of India

Educational Qualification (as on 20th Apr. 2017)
Candidate should possess certificate in proof of passing the qualifying exam as on 20.04.2017
A candidate must possess the minimum qualification of a Graduate/Post Graduate in any discipline from a recognized University OR any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government with at least 60% marks in either of the degree examination (at least 55% for SC/ST) candidates

a) Qualification mentioned above should be from any of the recognized Indian Universities duly approved by the UGC or any of the recognized Indian Institutes duly approved by AICTE
b) The candidate must possess valid Mark-sheet / Degree Certificate of the necessary qualification as on 20.04.2017
c) The percentage marks shall be arrived at by dividing the total marks obtained by the candidate in all the subjects in all semester(s)/year(s) by aggregate maximum marks in all the subjects irrespective of honours/optional/additional optional subject, if any; this will be applicable for those Universities also where Class/Grade is decided on basis of Honours marks only
The traction of percentage so arrived will be ignored i.e. 59.99% will be treated as less than 60%

NICL Recruitment 2017 Important Dates

Online Registration and Application submission will starts from 30th March 2017
Last Date for Registration of Online Application: 20th April 2017
Payment of Application fees 30th March 2017 to 20th April 2017
Tentative Date for Online PHASE-I Exam: 03rd/04th June 2017
Downloading of call letters for Exam commences from: 10 days prior to the date of exam
Date of Online Mains Examination: 02nd July 2017

NICL Recruitment 2017 Application Procedure

Detailed Guidelines/Procedures for:
A. Application Registration
B. Payment of Fees
C. Photograph & Signature Scan and Upload
Candidates can apply online only from 30th March 2017 to 20th April 2017 and no other mode of application will be accepted
Candidates to go to the Company’s website and click on the option "APPLY ONLINE" which will open a new screen

Application Fee

Candidates have to pay online payment for the registration of Online application. Rs.600/- for Candidates belongs to General category and Rs.100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates

NICL Recruitment 2017 Selection Procedure

Candidates will be selected on the Basis of Written Examination and Interview. The Online Written Examination will be conducted in two Phases. Preliminary Exam and Mains Examination. The Main Examination also consisting of Descriptive Test
The Candidates will get shortlisted for Interview on the basis of Mains Examination marks. The Final merit Listing will be made by adding the candidates marks in Main Exam and Interview
Preliminary Exam
Mains Exam
Descriptive Test
Personal Interview

Exam Pattern:

Phase-I: Preliminary Examination
Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 60 minutes duration consisting of 3 sections as follows
i. English Language - 30 Max Marks
ii. Reasoning Ability - 35 Max Marks
iii. Quantitative Aptitude - 35 Max Marks
Total (Aggregate) - 100 Max Marks
Type of Test: Objective
Duration of the Test: 60 minutes

Phase-II: Main Examination
Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 30 Marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive Test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be administered
i. Reasoning Objective - 40 Questions; 40 Max Marks
ii. English Language Objective 40 Questions; 40 Max Marks
iii. General Awareness Objective 40 Questions; 40 Max Marks
iv. Computer Knowledge Objective 40 Questions; 40 Max Marks
v. Quantitative aptitude Objective 40 Questions; 40 Max Marks
vi. English Language(Essay, Precis and Comprehension) - 3 Questions; 30 Max Marks
Total (Aggregate) 200 Max Marks
Duration of the Test: 120 minutes

National Insurance Company Limited

National Insurance Company Limited is the Govt. owned general Insurance company established in the year 1906 and its headquarter is located in the city of Kolkata. NICL is the subsidiary of General Insurance Company Limited. NICL offers a multitude of general insurance policies to a wide arena of clients from different sectors of the economy.


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